The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Support Technician featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Technician
Rank 606 595 606
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 296 354 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.32% 0.35% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.37% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 269 309 281
Median salary £24,000 £23,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.12% -6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,250 £18,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £23,000 £22,500 £23,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -4.25%
Support Technician
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
88317 96662 103275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.36% 96.21% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 75019 81021 84081
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Support Technician in the job title.

Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in England

Support Technician
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Support Technician across the England region.

Support Technician Salary Trend in England

Support Technician
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Technician across the England region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Support Technician Salary Histogram in England

Support Technician
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Technician within the England region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +37 60 £29,000 +5.45% 9
South East -11 48 £24,000 +9.09% 7
East of England +21 43 £27,000 +20.00% 5
West Midlands +29 42 £23,322 -16.70% 3
North West -6 35 £20,500 -9.89% 6
Yorkshire +25 27 £23,000 -2.12% 4
East Midlands +9 23 £23,750 +10.46% 4
South West -24 16 £21,250 +1.19% 7
North East - 3 £21,000 -
Support Technician
UK

Support Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, Support Technician job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Support Technician in the job title.

1 370 (70.08%) Windows
2 300 (56.82%) Active Directory
3 286 (54.17%) Microsoft
4 160 (30.30%) MS Office
5 150 (28.41%) Windows Server
6 134 (25.38%) MS Excel
7 122 (23.11%) Windows 7
8 99 (18.75%) MS Exchange
9 97 (18.37%) VMware
10 96 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
11 88 (16.67%) ITIL
12 77 (14.58%) Windows Server 2012
13 74 (14.02%) Citrix
14 69 (13.07%) Firewall
15 65 (12.31%) TCP/IP
16 61 (11.55%) VMware Infrastructure
17 57 (10.80%) Office 365
18 55 (10.42%) DNS
18 55 (10.42%) Linux
19 53 (10.04%) Microsoft Certification
20 51 (9.66%) SQL
21 49 (9.28%) Windows 8
22 48 (9.09%) VPN
22 48 (9.09%) Finance
23 46 (8.71%) Apple
24 45 (8.52%) Cisco
24 45 (8.52%) DHCP
25 42 (7.95%) Wireless
26 41 (7.77%) Windows XP
26 41 (7.77%) MCSE

Support Technician Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 99 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 30 (5.68%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (4.73%) SharePoint
4 19 (3.60%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (1.70%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (1.14%) IIS
7 5 (0.95%) Skype for Business
8 4 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (0.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.38%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.19%) CMS
11 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 5.5
11 1 (0.19%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.19%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 160 (30.30%) MS Office
2 134 (25.38%) MS Excel
3 23 (4.36%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.57%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.38%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.19%) GoldMine
3 1 (0.19%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.19%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 57 (10.80%) Office 365
2 10 (1.89%) Google Apps
3 6 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.76%) Dropbox
6 3 (0.57%) Mimecast
6 3 (0.57%) SaaS
6 3 (0.57%) Slack
7 2 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.38%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 69 (13.07%) Firewall
2 65 (12.31%) TCP/IP
3 55 (10.42%) DNS
4 48 (9.09%) VPN
5 45 (8.52%) DHCP
6 42 (7.95%) Wireless
7 32 (6.06%) LAN
8 27 (5.11%) WAN
9 26 (4.92%) Remote Desktop
10 23 (4.36%) Internet
10 23 (4.36%) SAN
11 22 (4.17%) VoIP
12 14 (2.65%) Wi-Fi
13 10 (1.89%) VLAN
14 8 (1.52%) Cisco IOS
14 8 (1.52%) Ethernet
14 8 (1.52%) HTTP
14 8 (1.52%) NAS
15 7 (1.33%) Network Security
16 5 (0.95%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (6.44%) SQL Server
2 10 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (0.76%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (0.57%) MS Access
6 2 (0.38%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.19%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.19%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (0.57%) JIRA
2 1 (0.19%) MorphX
2 1 (0.19%) Xcode
General
1 48 (9.09%) Finance
2 33 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 19 (3.60%) Manufacturing
4 13 (2.46%) Banking
4 13 (2.46%) Marketing
5 12 (2.27%) Publishing
6 11 (2.08%) Retail
7 10 (1.89%) Legal
8 6 (1.14%) Games
8 6 (1.14%) German Language
9 4 (0.76%) Law
9 4 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.57%) Back Office
10 3 (0.57%) Front Office
10 3 (0.57%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.38%) Billing
11 2 (0.38%) Dutch Language
11 2 (0.38%) Electronics
11 2 (0.38%) French Language
11 2 (0.38%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (2.65%) HTML
2 11 (2.08%) Web Services
3 7 (1.33%) .NET
3 7 (1.33%) CSS
4 4 (0.76%) COM
5 3 (0.57%) AngularJS
5 3 (0.57%) HATEOAS
5 3 (0.57%) JSON
5 3 (0.57%) REST
6 2 (0.38%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (0.38%) HTML5
6 2 (0.38%) Middleware
7 1 (0.19%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 1 (0.19%) XML
7 1 (0.19%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 36 (6.82%) Driving Licence
2 28 (5.30%) Blackberry
3 26 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (4.73%) iPad
5 17 (3.22%) iPhone
6 15 (2.84%) Management Information System
6 15 (2.84%) Smartphone
7 13 (2.46%) Computer Science
8 11 (2.08%) Mathematics
9 9 (1.70%) Statistics
10 6 (1.14%) Data Centre
10 6 (1.14%) User Experience
10 6 (1.14%) Video Conferencing
11 4 (0.76%) EPoS
11 4 (0.76%) Replication
12 3 (0.57%) Enterprise Storage
12 3 (0.57%) FMCG
12 3 (0.57%) HP StoreVirtual
13 2 (0.38%) CMDB
13 2 (0.38%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 370 (70.08%) Windows
2 150 (28.41%) Windows Server
3 122 (23.11%) Windows 7
4 96 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 77 (14.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 55 (10.42%) Linux
7 49 (9.28%) Windows 8
8 41 (7.77%) Windows XP
9 39 (7.39%) Windows 10
10 38 (7.20%) Android
11 35 (6.63%) Apple iOS
12 27 (5.11%) Mac OS X
13 19 (3.60%) Mac OS
13 19 (3.60%) Windows Server 2003
14 18 (3.41%) Unix
15 8 (1.52%) Windows Vista
16 5 (0.95%) Windows Phone
17 3 (0.57%) Windows Mobile
18 2 (0.38%) AIX
18 2 (0.38%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (16.67%) ITIL
2 31 (5.87%) Service Delivery
3 22 (4.17%) ERP
4 21 (3.98%) Service Management
4 21 (3.98%) Time Management
5 17 (3.22%) CRM
5 17 (3.22%) Data Protection
6 16 (3.03%) Asset Management
7 15 (2.84%) Kalman Filter
8 14 (2.65%) Project Management
9 13 (2.46%) Mentoring
10 12 (2.27%) Disaster Recovery
11 11 (2.08%) Line Management
12 9 (1.70%) Business Continuity
12 9 (1.70%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (1.70%) Mobile Device Management
12 9 (1.70%) Root Cause Analysis
12 9 (1.70%) Software Distribution
13 8 (1.52%) ITSM
14 7 (1.33%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 51 (9.66%) SQL
2 7 (1.33%) JavaScript
3 6 (1.14%) C
4 5 (0.95%) C#
4 5 (0.95%) PowerShell
5 3 (0.57%) VB
6 2 (0.38%) Java
6 2 (0.38%) PHP
6 2 (0.38%) RPG
6 2 (0.38%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.19%) C++
7 1 (0.19%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.19%) VBScript
7 1 (0.19%) X++
Qualifications
1 53 (10.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 41 (7.77%) MCSE
3 35 (6.63%) Degree
4 21 (3.98%) DBS Check
5 20 (3.79%) MCP
6 14 (2.65%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (2.65%) MCSA
7 13 (2.46%) CCNA
8 11 (2.08%) MCITP
9 10 (1.89%) A+ Certification
10 8 (1.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 7 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (0.95%) CCNP
12 5 (0.95%) HND
12 5 (0.95%) MCDST
12 5 (0.95%) Security Cleared
13 4 (0.76%) HNC
14 3 (0.57%) CCA
14 3 (0.57%) Citrix Certification
14 3 (0.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.41%) SLA
2 6 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.57%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 300 (56.82%) Active Directory
2 61 (11.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (7.77%) Hyper-V
4 12 (2.27%) XenApp
5 11 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (1.89%) Terminal Services
7 9 (1.70%) BitLocker
8 8 (1.52%) vSphere
8 8 (1.52%) XenDesktop
9 3 (0.57%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (0.57%) VMware ESX
10 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.38%) PowerHA
10 2 (0.38%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.19%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 26 (4.92%) SCCM
2 15 (2.84%) Backup Exec
3 11 (2.08%) Norton AntiVirus
4 6 (1.14%) WSUS
5 3 (0.57%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (0.38%) AirWatch
6 2 (0.38%) Cisco UCCX
6 2 (0.38%) Malwarebytes
6 2 (0.38%) WhatsUp Gold
7 1 (0.19%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.19%) MAILsweeper
7 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.19%) SCOM
7 1 (0.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 286 (54.17%) Microsoft
2 97 (18.37%) VMware
3 74 (14.02%) Citrix
4 46 (8.71%) Apple
5 45 (8.52%) Cisco
6 25 (4.73%) HP
7 17 (3.22%) Intel Security
8 16 (3.03%) Symantec
9 14 (2.65%) Sophos
10 13 (2.46%) MobileIron
10 13 (2.46%) Veeam
11 11 (2.08%) Dell
12 10 (1.89%) Google
13 9 (1.70%) Avaya
14 8 (1.52%) Synology
15 7 (1.33%) Bloomberg
16 6 (1.14%) Fidessa
16 6 (1.14%) LANDesk
16 6 (1.14%) Sage
16 6 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
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ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + 23 days annual leave, bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ThreePeople
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits dep on experience
Posted: 13 hours ago
Penryn, Cornwall
Databasics Hospitality Systems Ltd (Hotel Perfect)
Salary: Negotiable according to experience
Posted: 12 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands, UK
Direct Advertiser (Rapidly expanding lifting equipment & engineering services company)
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Barnstaple, Devon
Tank Recruitment Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £25k - 27k per year + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Uxbridge
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Goole, North Humberside
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £23500 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + BONUS + COMPANY
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Skegness, Lincolnshire
The SmartList
Posted: 7 days ago
Skegness, Lincolnshire
The SmartList
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Very generous benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton
IQ Telecom
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Salisbury
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum + Car, Mobile, Laptop
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
ninesharp
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + excellent training and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £25000.0000 - £40000.0000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Simply Media TV Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 11 days ago
Liverpool
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £14000 - £16000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
High Wycombe
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £18000.00 - £24000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
greywood
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + bens
Posted: 8 days ago
South West London
Pygmalion Cloud Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum plus a range of benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Camberley
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £17000.00 - £19000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Brighouse
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £14000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago